Manufacturing & Distribution Symposium series - Allentown

Event Info

Lehigh Country Club
2319 S. Cedar Crest Blvd.
Allentown, Penn.
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What you need to know about tax reform: Federal, state and local and international tax updates for the manufacturing and distribution industry

Join Baker Tilly and your M&D industry colleagues for an interactive presentation and discussion on recent tax reform developments.

Pick the date and location that works best for you:

Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018
Sheraton Harrisburg Hershey Hotel
4650 Lindle Road
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

- OR - 

Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018
Lehigh Country Club
2319 S. Cedar Crest Blvd.
Allentown, Pennsylvania


7:30 – 10:30 a.m.


7:30 – 8 a.m.: Registration and breakfast      
8 – 8:10 a.m.: Welcome and introductions
8:10 – 8:40 a.m.: Federal tax update
8:40 – 8:55 a.m.: International tax update
8:55 – 9:25 a.m.: Networking break
9:25 – 9:55 a.m.: International tax update (cont.)
9:55 – 10:20 a.m.: State and local tax update
10:20 – 10:30 a.m.: Q&A and closing

Learning objectives:

  • Discuss the most recent and timely federal tax news and updates, and understand U.S. federal and U.S. international implications of federal tax reform
  • Learn about the need for rationalization of existing tax structures, supply chain and compliance burden for greater efficiencies in a post-reform environment
  • Understand the state and local tax implications of the federal tax reform relevant to manufacturers and the Wayfair ruling
  • Receive a Pennsylvania/Philadelphia area tax update

Who should attend:

  • CEOs, CFOs, controllers, tax directors and managers and other finance professionals who do business with and lead manufacturing and distribution companies


Scott Frankenfield, CPA
Manager, Tax

James C. Lawson, JD, CPA, MST
Firm Director, East Region International Tax Leader

Ilya Lipin, JD, LLM, MBA
Manager, Tax

Contact person:

Veronica Biffel 

Information about CPE eligibility

There are no prerequisites for this seminar, and advance preparation is not required. There is no cost to attend this seminar.

CPE credit: Two (2) hours total credit
Field of study: Taxes
CPE host: Veronica Biffel

A certificate of completion will be emailed to you four to six weeks after the event.

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